dance Projects

Rural Touring Dance Initiative

(dance)
Status: Complete (From May 2015)

The National Rural Touring Forum (NRTF) has joined forces with The Place, Take Art and China Plate to launch a 3 year initiative for touring to and making dance for rural areas, funded by Arts Council England through their Strategic Touring programme.

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Somerset Graduate Dancers

(dance)
Status: Active (Started Nov 2014)

Somerset Graduate Dancers are a group of aspiring young dancers who are being supported by Take Art to develop a programme of activity for this embarking on their dance careers.

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Spring Forward Youth Dance Festival

(dance)
Status: Active (Started Feb 2014)

Spring Forward is Take Art's Youth Dance provision. It runs annual County Youth Dance Platforms & engages young people in Dance through workshops and performances.

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Big Dance - Urban Jam

(dance)
Status: Complete (From Sep 2011 to Jul 2015)

Big Dance - Urban Jam, is an annual Summer Street Dance event which runs in partnership with the Octagon Theatre & The Yeovil Allstars (a steering group of young people)

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Octagon Theatre Dance Development Project

(dance)
Status: Complete (From May 2013 to May 2015)

The Octagon Theatre in Yeovil has been successful in obtaining Arts Council funding for the first time to develop dance at their venue.

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DanSCe Dialogues 2

(dance)
Status: Complete (From Jan 2013 to Oct 2014)

Eight French and English partners are collaborating on a two-year cross-Channel programme, offering a unique range of opportunities, exchanges, training and performances for dance artists, choreographers and companies in Normandy and Brittany and in Southern England.

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